Know Your Global City - Understanding Barcelona's Eixample and Gothic Quarter

Feb 12, 2020 9:35:00 AM / by Jackson Schiefelbein

Now a few weeks into his study abroad program, Jackson is showing you around his neighborhood of Eixample in Barcelona and compares this newer area ("Newer" in the European meaning of the word - Exiample was developed in the 1850s) of the city to the oldest Gothic Quarter, discussing the differences in architecture and urban planning of the different neighborhoods. Check it out to learn more about this awesome historic Global City!


Thanks, Jackson!

Azalea Brown


Jackson Schiefelbein is an official CAPA Instagram TV vlogger for spring 2020, sharing his story in frequent posts on CAPA World. A Sustainability and Global Studies double major from Arizona State University, he is studying abroad in Barcelona this semester.

Jackson's journey continues all semester so stay tuned.

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Topics: Barcelona, Spain, Why Study Abroad